Putin orders partial mobilization of civilians amid losses in Ukraine | USA TODAY

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial mobilization of reservists in Russia, marking the first mobilization in Russia since World War II. RELATED: Ukraine captures Luhansk town, Zelenskyy says Russians are ‘panicking’ https://bit.ly/3SlI9SN Putin’s address to the nation comes a…

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What we know at the six-month mark of the Russia-Ukraine war | JUST THE FAQs

The Russia-Ukraine war has hit the six-month mark. Is there an end in sight? RELATED: Russia’s war in Ukraine has entered a new phase. Here’s what we know. | JUST THE FAQS https://bit.ly/3AffxTP Ukraine is on life support, Russian troops…

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Biden signs executive order to help detainees like Brittney Griner | USA TODAY

In the wake of the ongoing trial of WNBA star Brittney Griner in Russia, the U.S. has signed an executive order to punish captors of Americans abroad. RELATED: Brittney Griner pleads guilty in Russian court to drug charges https://bit.ly/3ITFzzV The…

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Russia’s war in Ukraine has entered a new phase. Here’s what we know. | JUST THE FAQS

After early missteps, Russia has regrouped in Ukraine and focused on the east, giving Moscow momentum as the war moves into a bleak new phase. RELATED: Russia controls 20 percent of Ukraine 100 days after invasion https://bit.ly/3AuWnuU While Russian troops…

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Ukraine shopping mall struck by Russian missile; several dead | USA TODAY

A missile strike reportedly has killed at least 11 people and wounded many more in a crowded shopping mall in central Ukraine. RELATED: Zelenskyy reacts to Ukraine’s EU candidate status | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3njBR8z President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the number…

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US says Ukraine ultimately defines the end of war against Russia | USA TODAY

Defense Sec. Austin and other top military officials say they’ll continue to support Ukraine during the war as more countries step up to help. RELATED: First lady of Ukraine speaks on Zelenskyy, family separation amid war https://bit.ly/3MHznw1 » Subscribe to…

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Russian soldier pleads guilty during Ukraine’s first war crimes trial | USA TODAY

Russian Sgt. Vadim Shishimarin, 21, is facing life in prison after pleading guilty to shooting a Ukrainian man in the head. RELATED: Ukrainian soldiers evacuate Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol https://bit.ly/3FX3UTM Shishimarin could get life in prison for shooting the…

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Secretary Blinken, Senator Paul argue on Putin’s invasion of Ukraine

Secretary of State Antony Blinken testified before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations following his weekend trip to Kyiv, Ukraine. RELATED: Secretary Blinken: No ‘strategy of regime change in Russia’ https://bit.ly/3vNl1mm U.S. diplomats are returning to Ukraine this week, Secretary…

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UN ousts Russia from Human Rights Council over Ukraine invasion | USA TODAY

Members of the UN voted to remove Russia from the Human Rights Council amid the country’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine. RELATED: Emotional Ukrainians flee their homes after Russian attacks | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3v34aLX The UN General Assembly on Thursday approved a…

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